coal mine



a mine or pit from which coal is obtained.

Nearby words

  1. coal gas,
  2. coal heaver,
  3. coal hod,
  4. coal hole,
  5. coal measures,
  6. coal miner,
  7. coal miner's lung,
  8. coal mining,
  9. coal oil,
  10. coal pit

Origin of coal mine

First recorded in 1605–15

Related formscoal miner, nouncoal mining, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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